Porter

Job Description

We're currently recruiting a friendly Porter to provide first-class reception service for The Venues Collection on a full time basis.

As a Porter, you will work in a welcoming team to ensure that all staff and visitors are greeted and dealt with in a warm and efficient manner. In return, you will have the chance to progress with a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go above and beyond.

We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • Free meals
  • Medicash health plan
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes

Here's an idea of what your shift pattern will be:

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Could you bring your spark to The Venues Collection? Here's what you need to know before applying:

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for all staff and visitors
  • Possessing a great knowledge of the building and the services we offer
  • Delighting customers with flawless customer service
  • Preparing conference and meeting rooms to ensure the guests are delighted with the service upon arrival
  • Clearing away after guests have departed and setting up for new events
  • Representing Compass Group UK&I and maintaining a positive brand image

Our ideal Porter will:

  • Demonstrate outstanding customer service
  • Be comfortable with manual-handling and moving equipment or furniture
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Be passionate about great-tasting food and exceptional customer service
  • Be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Have a flexible approach to work

Part of Compass Group UK&I, we are a grouping of seven easily accessible event spaces with hotel-like residential and leisure facilities, which all sit under the brand name The Venues Collection. Located across the UK, our venues all feature stylish and individual event spaces, including both contemporary and historic meeting areas. Join us to grow your career with the industry leader, and get competitive pay, great perks and unrivalled opportunities for learning and development, at one of the UK's biggest businesses.Every day, our teams of passionate hospitality professionals strive for excellence in delivering employee dining and hospitality to some of the UK's leading workplace as well as inspiring exceptional experiences in iconic cultural and heritage destinations.

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Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!